Poll managers wanted for upcoming primary elections

Poll managers wanted for upcoming primary elections

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - The Charleston County Board of Elections and Voter Registration is in need of poll managers for the 2014 primary elections in June.

The poll managers will work in Mt. Pleasant, James Island, Isle of Palms and Sullivan's Island on election day, which is Tuesday, June 10.

Duties include processing voters, ballot distribution, activating voting machines, voter assistance, and compliance with election law and procedures.

Poll managers will be paid $60 for training and $60 for working on election day, for a total of $120 for each election they work.

Applicants must be registered to vote in either Berkeley, Charleston, Colleton, Dorchester, or Georgetown Counties. Students ages 16 and 17 may also apply despite not being registered voters. 

Those who apply must also be able to attend a 2-3 hour Poll Manager Trainer Session and pass a written certification test, and work from 6 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. on election day.

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